Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 459554
Sidewinder driver detects 4 gamepads as 2 incorrect devices.
Last modified: 2009-07-14 10:20:50 EDT
Created attachment 314597 [details]
dmesg after modprobe sidewinder with 2 gamepads connected
Description of problem:
Connecting 2 Sidewinder gamepads works as expected, connecting 4 sometimes results in the 4 gamepads being detected as 2 Microsoft SideWinder FreeStyle Pro
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Microsoft SideWinder GamePad Part No 90873
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Connect 4 daisy chained Microsoft SideWinder GamePad
2. modprobe sidewinder
Detected 2 Microsoft SideWinder FreeStyle Pro devices
Detect 4 Microsoft SideWinder GamePad devices
I built a version of sidewinder.c with the two debug defines enabled, attaching dmesg output. Get same result from kernel module that is not modified, minus the useful debug information.
Created attachment 314598 [details]
dmesg after modprobe sidewinder with 4 gamepads connected
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